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Phase III: Primary Research

In the final phase, chart reviews and focus groups were conducted concurrently to describe and examine current structures of home-based nursing care delivery in Ontario for Long Term / Maintenance (LTM) clients.

 

Chart Reviews – Now complete

In partnership with Ontario home care agencies, chart reviews were undertaken in 6 service provider organizations across 4 CCACs.  A total of 790 charts were reviewed.

Focus Groups – Now complete

A series of 13 Focus groups were conducted at 2 Community Care Access Centres and 6 home care service provider organizations across Ontario.


 

Tourangeau, A., Saari, M. & Patterson, E. (Jan. 20, 2016). Understanding the Structures of Home-Based Care Delivery: A Presentation for Home Care Ontario. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Link to full webinar can be found here

Homecare Ontario Presentation FINAL for website


 

Saari, M. & Patterson, E. (Dec. 10, 2015). Understanding the Structures of Home-Based Care Delivery: A Presentation for the Ontario Renal Network. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

 

 

Ontario Renal Network Presentation - website version


 

Saari, M. & Patterson, E. (Nov 9, 2015). Understanding the Structures of Home-Based Care Delivery: Developing A Picture of the Home Care Team. Canadian Home Care Association (CHCA) Home Care Summit 2015, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Home Care Summit Presentation websiteHome Care Delivery Process Map


Patterson, E., Saari, M., Rowe, A., Killackey, T. & Tourangeau, A. E. (Oct 21, 2015). Understanding the Evolving Role of the Personal Support Worker: Task Shifting in Home-Based Care. Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) Conference 2015, Markham, Ontario, Canada.

Understanding the evolving role of the personal support worker - OCSA poster presentation


 

Saari, M., Patterson, E., Harry, R., Raffaghello, J. & Tourangeau, A.E. (Oct 24, 2015). Task-shifting: Unregulated Care Providers’ Expanded Role in the Care of Complex Patients in Home Care. Canadian Association on Gerontology (CAG) Conference 2015, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

Task-shifting - Unregulated Care Providers Expanded Role in the Care of Complex Patients in Home Care - CAG 2015

 

 


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